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Date: 1956-09-08 

Description: University of Wisconsin football player Bob Nelson weighs in at 239 pounds and is the heaviest player on the 1956 team. At right is Wisconsin State Journal...

Date: 1919 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the La Crosse Happy Farmer kerosene tractor. The cover features an illustration of a man using the tractor in a farm...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Advertisement for the Wehr Throttling Governor, an accessory for the Fordson tractor. An illustration of the implement at center is surrounded on either si...

Date: 1939-07 

Description: An architectural rendering of a proposed lakefront development plan.


Highway 63

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Guardrail along Highway 63, bordered with dense vegetation.


State Prison

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a then recently completed cell block at the State Prison.

Date: 1937-11-04 

Description: Two factory workers pour molten metal into diesel engine crankcase forms at the Milwaukee Works foundry. Photograph taken by Don Jones.


Tugboat on Water

Date: 1972-08-30 

Description: This unit was purchased by Electro-Motive. Original Falk caption reads, "Photo compliments of Electro-Motive for possible use in bulletin 430. Photo is cop...

Date: 1941 before

Description: Woodcut illustration of a man viewing artwork on a wall. He is somewhat stooped over and is holding a hat and cane in his hands.


Kitchen Arrangement

Date: 1923-06 

Description: View of a sink, cupboard, and stove in the farmhouse kitchen of Miss Marilla Zearing.

Date: 1959-01-30 

Description: Two couples attend the Westmorland Community Association dance at the Nakoma Country Club. They are, from left to right, Mary and Donald Kirkpatrick and Em...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Print of the artwork for a perspective drawing of an American System-Built House. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He asserted...

Date: 1940-01-02 

Description: Exterior view of University of Wisconsin Memorial Union Theater wing, taken from Park and Langdon Streets.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, built in the 1840s, on Shake Rag Street undergoing restoration. The house was temporarily covered with s...

Date: 1908-06-08 

Description: Pen-and-ink on paper. Shows vicinity of Washburn Observatory and University Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Relief shown by contours and spot...

Date: 1973 

Description: Poster proclaiming the need for an urgent lesbian meeting. Poster depicts Athena with shield. Agenda for meeting includes a speakers bureau, counseling gro...


Miniature Log Cabin

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: An architectural model of a log cabin with rustic details and stone chimneys rests on a lawn. There are trees and a rustic railing in the background. The...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View down National Avenue. Storefronts line the road, and there are horse-drawn vehicles, pedestrians, and a streetcar.

Date: 1940 

Description: Two International D-15 trucks owned by Taggart Coal and Supply Company parked outside the storefront.

Date: 1970-04-23 ca.

Description: Two rows of portable toilets with automobiles and campers in the background during the construction of the festival stage.

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